People Buy Products and Services
Third graders define and discuss the economic terms goods and services. They simulate purchasing decisions in a variety of situations, consider the reasons people buy things and how planning and saving can affect purchasing patterns.
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Production: Specialization and Division of Labor - Grade Three
Learn about the concept of specialization of labor with your class. In this specialization of labor lesson, 3rd graders work in teams to produce a product. They work in either a division of labor or independent production method. They...
3rd Social Studies & History
25 Ways for Kids and Teens to Fight Hunger
Do you have five minutes, an hour, or ten? If so, you have time to conduct a service learning project. Choose from 25 projects created to bring awareness to world hunger. Projects include making donations, visiting a food bank, planning...
K - 12th Social Studies & History
Learning about Money with the List-Group-and-Label Strategy
Students explore what money is and does. In this beginning economics and consumer education lesson, students work in a group to make a list of the things money can buy. Students add services to their list after the teacher prompts them...
2nd - 5th Social Studies & History
Economics: Products of South Louisiana
Students explore the economy of Louisiana. In this economics lesson, students examine the roles of farmers, processors, and distributors in food production and consumption. Students use flip cameras to record how selected products are made.
2nd - 4th English Language Arts